Posted on: January 25, 2022 Posted by: admin Comments: 0


The monument “Remember Them: Champions for Humanity” in Oakland city (USA), was built to honor those who have contributed to humanitarian activities, among them Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh.

Inaugurated solemnly on September 6, 2011, the monument “Remember Them: Champions for Humanity” with an area of ​​about 100m2 is located at Henry J. Kaiser Memorial Park, Oakland City, California (USA) Ky). The monument is 6.40m high and 15.85m wide, made by artist Mario Chiodo with the support of the city government.

The sculpture depicts 25 famous figures alive and dead, who have made great contributions to human rights in the world. Zen master Thich Nhat Hanh is one of the characters chosen to be featured on this monument, with his contributions to the peace-building work of mankind.

During his dharma tour in the United States in 2013, Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh and the Sangha of Plum Village had a visit to this monument.

Monument area “Remember Them: Champions for Humanity”

Zen master Thich Nhat Hanh is one of 25 characters chosen to pay tribute on the monument

Zen master Thich Nhat Hanh is one of 25 characters chosen to pay tribute on the monument

With His dedication to human peace

With His dedication to human peace

Zen master Thich Nhat Hanh is known in the West for promoting Mindfulness and Compassion

Zen master Thich Nhat Hanh is known in the West for promoting Mindfulness and Compassion

He always encourages people to look deeply into the root of all suffering to transform with love and understanding

He always encourages people to look deeply into the root of all suffering to transform with love and understanding

On October 25, 2013, Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh visited this monument

On October 25, 2013, Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh visited this monument

At the time the monument was inaugurated, Zen master Thich Nhat Hanh was one of the living figures...

At the time the monument was inaugurated, Zen master Thich Nhat Hanh was one of the living figures…

... Giving people a practice method to find happiness

… Giving people a practice method to find happiness

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